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The year of Noam Movement Work officially starts at Chazon – a training seminar in Israel run by UJIA for all Youth Movement staff. Chazon means ‘vision’ in Hebrew (same root as ‘Chazan’ – what a language!) and is a chance f...

Posted on 30 November 2016, By Guy Pollack
Denominations in Judaism

The following is an extract from the book ‘Conservative Judaism Today and Tomorrow’ Almost every time I speak at a synagogue or other venue about Conservative Judaism, someone asks why we need multiple Jewish denominations. We Jews ar...

Posted on 23 November 2016, By Professor Arnold Eisen
The SAMS Roots Project

St Albans Masorti Synagogue (SAMS) has recently undertaken a fascinating project, SAMS Roots, which was supported by a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The funding allowed us to employ a professional biographer, our own Caroline Pear...

Posted on 16 November 2016, By Helen Singer